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CHICAGO, June 13 Chicago Mercantile Exchange
live cattle futures fell Thursday for a second straight session,
pressured by technical selling and expectations of ample U.S.
summertime supplies of cattle and beef, traders said.
CHICAGO, June 12 U.S. livestock futures weakened
on Wednesday under pressure from large numbers of cattle and
hogs and uncertainty over demand, traders said.
CHICAGO, June 11 U.S. hog futures tumbled on
Tuesday as traders said a rally the previous day looked overdone
in the face of large supplies.
CHICAGO, June 10 U.S. hog futures rose on Monday
as traders were relieved President Donald Trump had called off
plans to impose tariffs on imports of Mexican goods, which means
no retaliatory duties by Mexico on American products like pork.
CHICAGO U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to slap tariffs on imports of Mexican goods could slow another, often overlooked migration: the more than 1 million cows exported by Mexico across the border each year which become part of the U.S. beef supply.
WASHINGTON/CHICAGO The Trump administration is considering direct payments to U.S. farmers of $2 per bushel for soybeans as part of an aid package to offset the trade war with China, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, an offer that could encourage more soy planting despite record supplies.
DUBUQUE, Iowa Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg asked a crowd of supporters packed into an Iowa brewery this weekend whether the United States has a plan to win the ongoing trade war with China.
DUBUQUE, Iowa, May 20 Democratic U.S.
presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg asked a crowd of hot and
sticky supporters packed into an Iowa brewery this weekend
whether the United States has a plan to win the ongoing trade
war with China.
CHICAGO The U.S. Department of Agriculture within weeks will begin testing sick and dead pigs for a hog virus that has killed herds across Asia in an effort to minimize devastation if the disease enters the United States, the agency said on Thursday.